4,809 graduates receive degrees at Iowa State University commencement

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

At Iowa State University’s spring commencement ceremonies, 4,809 graduates received degrees. Iowa State awarded 4,023 undergraduate degrees, 512 master’s degrees, 144 doctor of veterinary medicine degrees and 130 doctor of philosophy degrees.



Of the students receiving bachelor’s degrees, 1,390 graduated with “With Distinction” (cum laude, magna cum laude or summa cum laude.) 108 students graduated both with distinction and as members of the Honors Program.

Albert City: Bradley Aronson, Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Systems Technology, Magna Cum Laude

Alta: Jose Candelario, Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, Magna Cum Laude; Kade Lindback, Bachelor of Science, Animal Science

Aurelia: Anjouli Hinkeldey, Business Analytics; Michael Stender, Bachelor of Science, Animal Science

Early: Grace Feilmeier, Bachelor of Science, Agricultural and Life Sciences Education, Summa Cum Laude

Fonda: Zachary Hecht, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science

Nemaha: Shawn Thompson, Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, Magna Cum Laude

Rembrandt: Kaitlin Brake, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design and Advertising, Honors Program Member, Magna Cum Laude

Sioux Rapids: Dallas Schau, Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Studies

Storm Lake: Austin Demers, Bachelor of Architecture, Architecture-Professional Degree; Chase Lange, Bachelor of Science, Kinesiology and Health; Diana Lopez, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology; Aaron Shadlow, Bachelor of Architecture, Architecture-Professional Degree; Rachel Todd, Bachelor of Science, Finance and Accounting, Magna Cum Laude; Tyler Zylstra, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Medicine